AUTHOR Kathleen Brown Finding reliable products in the booming construction technology marketplace … AUTHOR Kathleen Brown Finding reliable products in the booming construction technology marketplace …
AUTHOR Kathleen Brown
Finding reliable products in the booming construction technology marketplace has contractors stretched thin, but the right partnerships could boost efficiency and offset the hassle.
Christian Burger, president at Burger Consulting Group, jokes that an IT leader faced with a wealth of construction software choices is "the kid in the candy store [who] used to have a choice between five or 10 pieces of candy and now he’s got 50 or 100 and his mind starts to get overwhelmed.
Digital transformation remains a work in progress for nearly every organization as we continually seek to improve the way we capture, present, access, process, share and control information. The event brings together leading construction organizations and experts in the field of digital transformation.
Christian was the keynote speaker to this group of C-level Executives. He presented on: Emerging IT Trends in Construction and Managing IT for a Greater Return
ROI is what drives and sustains a business. Your investments must bring some value higher than the initial investment, in order for it to be worth the effort, time and money.
AEC IT Departments' ROI are no different. The time, money and effort you put into your IT initiatives have to bring back some value to the company, help increase productivity and the overall bottom line.
The rise of telematics: How high-tech equipment tracking is taking over job sites
Top Ten Observations from the AGC IT Forum 16
By Christian Burger
Let’s start with the obvious: Chicago offered up a beautiful couple of Summer days with the obligatory humidity and a stellar location for this year’s event, held at the architecturally interesting Radisson Blu/Aqua (designed by a local architect Jeanie Gang and built by Chicago local, McHugh).
The Exhibit hall was jammed with nearly 25 software vendors and service providers, all eager to share more about their products with the participants during breaks.
For many construction companies, the onboarding and orientation processes are among the administrative complexities often hurried once a candidate is hired. Yet, construction companies are missing an opportunity to provide formalized organizational and job-specific training during the onboarding process.
Christian Burger, President of Burger Consulting Group, was graciously invited by the Colorado Chapter of CFMA to present Document Management, Project Management (PM), and Collaboration during their recent morning meeting. It was a well-attended event and the group asked many good questions.
Fresh from a two-day meeting in Phoenix, the IT Forum Steering committee met to discuss the coming year and plan for the IT Forum in Chicago, August 4- 5, 2016. Last year’s attendance was record breaking at over 300 attendees. This year looks to be even larger.